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Under the Spotlight – Developing Dutch Models of Care in a NZ Environment

Developing Dutch Models of Care in a New Zealand Environment In a bold new move to further revolutionise the way dementia care is provided in the Southern Hemisphere, a New Zealand based residential aged care provider have engaged Ansell Strategic to undertake a feasibility study for the developmen...
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‘In a Nutshell’ – A New Race

ASX Listed Aged Care Company Performance Summary Another six months has passed by since we last reported on the listed aged care companies. During that time, Estia has continued to face scrutiny from the media and investors, however, the company is not alone in facing the new challenges that this e...
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Home Care Guide and Research Report

The Australian aged care and retirement living sectors are currently undergoing substantial change as a result of an ageing population and evolving consumer preferences. Accelerating this change are legislative reforms in the provision of home care services that pave the way for greater consumer cho...
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Utilising Additional Services to Maximise Sustainability

IN A NUTSHELL: UTILISING ADDITIONAL SERVICES TO MAXIMISE SUSTAINABILITY Following recent cuts to ACFI funding and escalating costs of care, residential care providers are seeking alternative revenue sources to support the cost of care services. The legislation is not specific on permitted addition...
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How Retirement Living Can Deliver Best Bang for Buck

The Property Council of Australia interviewed Cam Ansell and asked his views on Retirement Living. To gain insights on the current Retirement Living industry trends you can read the article here.
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Listed Companies Growth Targets in a Brave New World

In a Nutshell: The Field Splits The past year’s volatile activity has provided a fascinating insight into the divergent pedigree and investment strategies of the listed aged care groups. This report provides an analysis of the activities of the listed aged care providers within ...
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ACFI Review Report

ACFI Modelling: Summary Findings Background The Aged Care Funding Instrument (ACFI) is the mechanism used to allocate Government funding to meet the care needs of permanent residents living in Commonwealth approved residential aged care facilities. First introduced in March 2008, ACFI is describe...
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Budget Impact on Residential Care

THE 2016-2017 BUDGET IMPACT ON RESIDENTIAL CARE Treasurer Scott Morrison’s 2016-17 budget focuses on long term growth, taxation reform and “cutting unnecessary waste” that “keeps us on a sustainable path to bring the budget back into balance”. It appears that aged care is the focus of ...
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